The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
UK / Wales
Rank 28 37 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +22
Contract jobs citing DevOps 40 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.43% 4.85% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.02% 5.74% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 26 4
Median daily rate £475 £363 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.03% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £319 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.75 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
499 505 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.23% 84.45% 74.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 378 301
Median daily rate £400 £328 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -12.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £47.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.27% +110.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DevOps
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DevOps across the Wales region.

DevOps Daily Rate Trend in Wales

DevOps
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevOps across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

DevOps Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

DevOps
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +7 19 £450 +28.57% 1
West Wales -3 14 £481 -3.75% 1
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (48.84%) Java
3 38 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (37.21%) Linux
4 32 (37.21%) TDD
5 29 (33.72%) Jenkins
6 28 (32.56%) Ansible
7 24 (27.91%) Web Services
8 23 (26.74%) Python
8 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
8 23 (26.74%) BDD
9 20 (23.26%) Scrum
10 18 (20.93%) SC Cleared
11 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (19.77%) PaaS
11 17 (19.77%) Terraform
12 16 (18.60%) Docker
12 16 (18.60%) Kanban
12 16 (18.60%) Git (software)
13 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (15.12%) SQL
14 13 (15.12%) Puppet
15 12 (13.95%) Open Source
15 12 (13.95%) High Availability
15 12 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
15 12 (13.95%) RESTful
16 11 (12.79%) Spring
16 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
16 11 (12.79%) HTTP

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.47%) Apache
2 6 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.49%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.33%) Confluence
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.16%) IIS
5 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (44.19%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (19.77%) PaaS
3 15 (17.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (12.79%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.79%) HTTP
2 2 (2.33%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.16%) DNS
3 1 (1.16%) Internet
3 1 (1.16%) LDAP
3 1 (1.16%) SMTP
3 1 (1.16%) SNMP
3 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.47%) MongoDB
2 7 (8.14%) NoSQL
2 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.49%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.49%) Big Data
4 3 (3.49%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.33%) HBase
6 1 (1.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.16%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.16%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.16%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) Redis
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.16%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 29 (33.72%) Jenkins
2 16 (18.60%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.47%) Maven
4 7 (8.14%) Mercurial
5 6 (6.98%) Bazaar
5 6 (6.98%) Subversion
6 4 (4.65%) JIRA
7 3 (3.49%) Selenium
8 2 (2.33%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.33%) JIRA Agile
8 2 (2.33%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.16%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.16%) Gradle
9 1 (1.16%) MbUnit
9 1 (1.16%) MSTest
9 1 (1.16%) NUnit
9 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
9 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
9 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.33%) Finance
2 1 (1.16%) Electronics
2 1 (1.16%) Games
2 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.16%) Marketing
2 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (36.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (30.23%) Developer
3 11 (12.79%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (12.79%) Java Engineer
4 9 (10.47%) Operations Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) AWS Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (8.14%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.81%) Architect
6 5 (5.81%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 4 (4.65%) Administrator
7 4 (4.65%) Agile Developer
7 4 (4.65%) AWS Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.65%) WebOps Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Hadoop Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.91%) Web Services
2 12 (13.95%) RESTful
3 11 (12.79%) Spring
4 10 (11.63%) JSON
5 8 (9.30%) Kafka
5 8 (9.30%) Node.js
6 6 (6.98%) REST
7 4 (4.65%) CSS
7 4 (4.65%) HTML
8 3 (3.49%) Django
8 3 (3.49%) ELK Stack
8 3 (3.49%) Swagger
9 2 (2.33%) Dropwizard
9 2 (2.33%) Java EE
9 2 (2.33%) Velocity
10 1 (1.16%) .NET
10 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.16%) jQuery
10 1 (1.16%) WCF
10 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.33%) User Experience
1 2 (2.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (1.16%) Blog
2 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.16%) Fintech
2 1 (1.16%) iPad
2 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.21%) Linux
2 3 (3.49%) Mac OS
2 3 (3.49%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.16%) CentOS
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.21%) TDD
3 23 (26.74%) BDD
4 20 (23.26%) Scrum
5 17 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (18.60%) Kanban
7 12 (13.95%) Configuration Management
7 12 (13.95%) High Availability
7 12 (13.95%) Open Source
8 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
9 8 (9.30%) OWASP
9 8 (9.30%) Secure Coding
9 8 (9.30%) Web Development
10 7 (8.14%) API Design
10 7 (8.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (5.81%) API Development
12 5 (5.81%) Load Testing
12 5 (5.81%) Microservices
13 4 (4.65%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (48.84%) Java
2 23 (26.74%) Python
3 13 (15.12%) SQL
4 10 (11.63%) Go
5 8 (9.30%) Ruby
5 8 (9.30%) Scala
6 4 (4.65%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.16%) C#
8 1 (1.16%) Groovy
8 1 (1.16%) PHP
8 1 (1.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (26.74%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.93%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) SLA
2 2 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (1.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (18.60%) Docker
2 3 (3.49%) HDFS
2 3 (3.49%) vSphere
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.16%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 28 (32.56%) Ansible
2 17 (19.77%) Terraform
3 13 (15.12%) Puppet
4 12 (13.95%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.49%) HAProxy
5 3 (3.49%) Kibana
5 3 (3.49%) logstash
6 2 (2.33%) Consul
6 2 (2.33%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.16%) Ambari
7 1 (1.16%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (1.16%) Nagios
7 1 (1.16%) Oozie
7 1 (1.16%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) Oracle
2 6 (6.98%) SaltStack
2 6 (6.98%) VMware
3 3 (3.49%) Google
4 2 (2.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (2.33%) Hortonworks
4 2 (2.33%) Splunk
5 1 (1.16%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.16%) HP
5 1 (1.16%) PagerDuty
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
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Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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